The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Line Management
Rank 169 176 195
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2001 2014 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 1.67% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.03% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1554 1301
Average salary £52,500 £50,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92198 99056 90547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.02% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74623 79502 74331
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 1867 £52,500 - 231
London +26 704 £62,000 +3.33% 74
South East -11 394 £52,500 +5.00% 54
City of London +27 200 £60,000 +9.09% 23
Yorkshire +57 173 £45,000 -5.26% 23
East of England +10 159 £50,000 - 19
South West -4 147 £46,000 +2.22% 17
West Yorkshire +42 119 £42,500 -8.60% 19
Berkshire +45 115 £70,000 +42.85% 10
Surrey +15 110 £44,367 -15.49% 14
North West -22 107 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Leeds +37 95 £45,500 +1.11% 15
East Midlands +17 79 £47,500 - 10
West Midlands -52 79 £43,000 -21.81% 12
Hampshire +5 65 £43,000 +7.50% 10
Manchester -22 61 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Hertfordshire +31 54 £65,000 - 8
Reading +14 53 £61,250 +16.66% 7
Wiltshire +14 50 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Scotland +10 49 £49,500 -1.00% 6
Cambridgeshire +9 49 £50,000 +12.35% 3
Swindon +31 46 £57,500 -2.54% 4
Nottinghamshire +33 42 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Cheshire +35 41 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Nottingham +26 39 £57,500 +21.05% 3
West Sussex -4 37 £40,738 -18.52% 6
Bristol -8 37 £43,750 -10.71% 6
North Yorkshire +37 35 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge +11 35 £50,000 +12.35% 3
Birmingham -11 32 £40,000 -38.46% 3

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1134 (28.10%) Finance
2 966 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
3 812 (20.12%) Project Management
4 780 (19.33%) Microsoft
5 709 (17.57%) Mentoring
6 687 (17.03%) SQL
7 657 (16.28%) Degree
8 612 (15.17%) ITIL
9 508 (12.59%) Windows
10 491 (12.17%) MS Excel
10 491 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 487 (12.07%) .NET
12 465 (11.52%) SQL Server
13 457 (11.33%) Coaching
14 446 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
15 443 (10.98%) Service Delivery
16 392 (9.71%) PRINCE2
17 388 (9.62%) QA
18 373 (9.24%) Java
19 369 (9.14%) C#
20 342 (8.48%) Management Information System
21 339 (8.40%) Scrum
22 335 (8.30%) Oracle
23 325 (8.05%) People Management
24 311 (7.71%) Continuous Improvement
25 305 (7.56%) HTML
26 300 (7.43%) JavaScript
27 289 (7.16%) E-Commerce
28 273 (6.77%) Linux
29 270 (6.69%) MS Office

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 146 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 119 (2.95%) MS Exchange
3 84 (2.08%) Apache
4 80 (1.98%) SAS
5 57 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 56 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 56 (1.39%) IIS
7 52 (1.29%) CMS
8 37 (0.92%) Lync
9 27 (0.67%) WebSphere
10 26 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
11 24 (0.59%) Drupal
12 18 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 18 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (0.42%) Node.js
14 14 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (0.35%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.35%) JBoss
15 13 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 491 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 270 (6.69%) MS Office
3 86 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 82 (2.03%) MS Project
5 80 (1.98%) MS Visio
6 52 (1.29%) SPSS
7 15 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.17%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.15%) Open Workbench
10 5 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
11 4 (0.099%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.074%) Maya
12 3 (0.074%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.074%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.050%) FastStats
14 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.025%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 30 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.35%) SAP HR
3 13 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 10 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.25%) Summit
6 10 (0.25%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (0.20%) Primavera
8 8 (0.20%) SAP SCM
8 8 (0.20%) SAP LE
8 8 (0.20%) ION MarketView
9 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.17%) BASE24
10 6 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 72 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (1.36%) SaaS
4 47 (1.16%) Office 365
5 18 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.25%) PaaS
7 8 (0.20%) IaaS
7 8 (0.20%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.099%) GitHub
10 1 (0.025%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.025%) SmartFocus
10 1 (0.025%) Yammer
10 1 (0.025%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 166 (4.11%) Firewall
2 143 (3.54%) Internet
3 131 (3.25%) WAN
4 121 (3.00%) LAN
5 106 (2.63%) DNS
6 86 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 84 (2.08%) DHCP
8 82 (2.03%) SAN
9 81 (2.01%) Wireless
10 68 (1.69%) Network Security
11 66 (1.64%) VPN
12 56 (1.39%) DSL
13 53 (1.31%) DWDM
13 53 (1.31%) VoIP
14 49 (1.21%) MPLS
15 46 (1.14%) HTTP
16 44 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
17 32 (0.79%) Intranet
18 30 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
19 29 (0.72%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 465 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 134 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
3 127 (3.15%) MySQL
4 122 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 118 (2.92%) Big Data
6 115 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 105 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 87 (2.16%) Relational Database
9 64 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 58 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
11 54 (1.34%) Hadoop
11 54 (1.34%) Oracle Database
12 51 (1.26%) NoSQL
13 46 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
14 41 (1.02%) DB2
15 40 (0.99%) MongoDB
16 37 (0.92%) RDBMS
17 35 (0.87%) QlikView
18 34 (0.84%) Data Mining
19 33 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 109 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 101 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 83 (2.06%) Selenium
4 73 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 64 (1.59%) JIRA
6 61 (1.51%) JUnit
7 51 (1.26%) Subversion
8 46 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 45 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
10 44 (1.09%) NUnit
11 34 (0.84%) Jenkins
12 33 (0.82%) ReSharper
13 28 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 25 (0.62%) MSI
15 24 (0.59%) LoadRunner
15 24 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
15 24 (0.59%) MSBuild
16 23 (0.57%) SoapUI
17 22 (0.55%) WebDriver
18 21 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 1134 (28.10%) Finance
2 264 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 257 (6.37%) Marketing
4 232 (5.75%) Retail
5 210 (5.20%) Banking
6 109 (2.70%) Legal
7 68 (1.69%) Law
8 66 (1.64%) Publishing
9 55 (1.36%) Advertising
10 51 (1.26%) Games
11 47 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 45 (1.12%) Billing
13 42 (1.04%) Back Office
14 37 (0.92%) Electronics
14 37 (0.92%) Investment Banking
15 33 (0.82%) Manufacturing
16 30 (0.74%) Automotive
17 28 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
18 24 (0.59%) Front Office
19 22 (0.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 450 (11.15%) Analyst
2 401 (9.94%) Team Leader
3 318 (7.88%) Developer
4 310 (7.68%) Project Manager
5 197 (4.88%) Development Manager
6 169 (4.19%) Architect
7 160 (3.97%) Service Manager
8 150 (3.72%) Business Analyst
9 146 (3.62%) Test Manager
10 135 (3.35%) Senior Manager
11 132 (3.27%) Delivery Manager
12 126 (3.12%) Consultant
13 116 (2.87%) Senior Developer
14 113 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
15 110 (2.73%) Technical Leader
16 109 (2.70%) Development Team Leader
17 100 (2.48%) DBA
18 92 (2.28%) Business Manager
19 85 (2.11%) Software Manager
20 80 (1.98%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 487 (12.07%) .NET
2 305 (7.56%) HTML
3 230 (5.70%) CSS
4 208 (5.15%) XML
5 194 (4.81%) ASP.NET
6 177 (4.39%) Web Services
7 129 (3.20%) jQuery
8 94 (2.33%) Spring
9 92 (2.28%) .NET Framework
10 82 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 76 (1.88%) HTML5
12 75 (1.86%) REST
13 72 (1.78%) WCF
14 70 (1.73%) J2EE
15 64 (1.59%) Hibernate
16 61 (1.51%) SOAP
17 53 (1.31%) JSP
18 51 (1.26%) JSON
19 48 (1.19%) LAMP
20 47 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 446 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 342 (8.48%) Management Information System
3 144 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 117 (2.90%) User Experience
5 79 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 72 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 72 (1.78%) PMI
7 68 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 61 (1.51%) Statistics
9 57 (1.41%) NHS
10 48 (1.19%) EPoS
11 47 (1.16%) Client/Server
12 46 (1.14%) Visualisation
13 45 (1.12%) Mainframe
14 43 (1.07%) Clustering
14 43 (1.07%) Open Source
15 42 (1.04%) Social Media
15 42 (1.04%) Replication
16 34 (0.84%) Data Integration
17 29 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 508 (12.59%) Windows
2 273 (6.77%) Linux
3 167 (4.14%) UNIX
4 110 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 73 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 61 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (1.34%) Apple iOS
9 50 (1.24%) Windows 8
10 46 (1.14%) Windows XP
11 43 (1.07%) Android
12 38 (0.94%) Mac OS X
13 31 (0.77%) Solaris
13 31 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (0.32%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.30%) AIX
16 11 (0.27%) Windows Phone
17 10 (0.25%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
19 5 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 966 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 812 (20.12%) Project Management
3 709 (17.57%) Mentoring
4 612 (15.17%) ITIL
5 491 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 457 (11.33%) Coaching
7 443 (10.98%) Service Delivery
8 392 (9.71%) PRINCE2
9 339 (8.40%) Scrum
10 325 (8.05%) People Management
11 311 (7.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 289 (7.16%) E-Commerce
13 250 (6.20%) Change Management
14 243 (6.02%) Performance Management
15 231 (5.72%) Business Analysis
16 229 (5.68%) Waterfall
17 212 (5.25%) MVC
18 202 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
19 195 (4.83%) Service Management
19 195 (4.83%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 687 (17.03%) SQL
2 373 (9.24%) Java
3 369 (9.14%) C#
4 300 (7.43%) JavaScript
5 135 (3.35%) C
6 120 (2.97%) T-SQL
7 81 (2.01%) Python
8 79 (1.96%) Perl
9 76 (1.88%) C++
10 74 (1.83%) PHP
11 70 (1.73%) PowerShell
12 68 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 44 (1.09%) R
14 31 (0.77%) VB
15 30 (0.74%) Ruby
16 26 (0.64%) Bash Shell
17 25 (0.62%) VB.NET
18 21 (0.52%) MATLAB
19 19 (0.47%) COBOL
20 18 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 657 (16.28%) Degree
2 134 (3.32%) ISEB
3 129 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 114 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
5 101 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 96 (2.38%) PMI Certification
7 95 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
8 91 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 70 (1.73%) CCNP
10 69 (1.71%) ISTQB
11 57 (1.41%) CCNA
12 56 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 54 (1.34%) MCSE
14 52 (1.29%) PMP
15 41 (1.02%) DV Cleared
16 40 (0.99%) CISSP
17 34 (0.84%) MCP
18 29 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 29 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 24 (0.59%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 388 (9.62%) QA
2 270 (6.69%) SLA
3 69 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 32 (0.79%) ISO 9000
6 31 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 26 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.35%) Data Quality
9 12 (0.30%) COBIT
10 10 (0.25%) ISO 14001
11 8 (0.20%) P3O
12 7 (0.17%) DO-254
12 7 (0.17%) ISO 8583
13 4 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 3 (0.074%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.050%) DO-178B
15 2 (0.050%) HL7
16 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 1 (0.025%) PMBOK
System Software
1 212 (5.25%) Active Directory
2 152 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 45 (1.12%) XenApp
5 40 (0.99%) vSphere
6 35 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 33 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (0.37%) KVM
9 11 (0.27%) GlusterFS
9 11 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 11 (0.27%) Firmware
10 8 (0.20%) HDFS
11 7 (0.17%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.15%) XenServer
12 6 (0.15%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.12%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.099%) UAG
15 3 (0.074%) Varnish
15 3 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 95 (2.35%) SCCM
2 33 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (0.42%) Puppet
4 11 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.27%) DameWare
5 10 (0.25%) NetBackup
5 10 (0.25%) OpenView
5 10 (0.25%) Control-M
5 10 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (0.22%) WSUS
7 8 (0.20%) Nagios
7 8 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.17%) Ansible
9 6 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.15%) SCOM
9 6 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.12%) WMI
10 5 (0.12%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.099%) Unicenter
11 4 (0.099%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 780 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 335 (8.30%) Oracle
3 238 (5.90%) VMware
4 214 (5.30%) Cisco
5 207 (5.13%) Citrix
6 138 (3.42%) HP
7 112 (2.78%) SAP
8 79 (1.96%) IBM
9 71 (1.76%) Apple
10 68 (1.69%) Juniper
11 63 (1.56%) CheckPoint
12 47 (1.16%) F5
13 42 (1.04%) NetApp
14 40 (0.99%) Ab Initio
15 39 (0.97%) Avaya
16 38 (0.94%) Business Objects
17 36 (0.89%) Red Hat
18 34 (0.84%) Remedy
18 34 (0.84%) Dell
19 32 (0.79%) Google
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